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Table 1 Quantitative results of the sand fly fauna of Majorca. M: males, F: females

From: Factors influencing the presence of sand flies in Majorca (Balearic Islands, Spain) with special reference to Phlebotomus pernicious, vector of Leishmania infantum

Species Sex. ratio (M:F) Abundance (%) Density (n/m2) Frequency (%)
P. perniciosus 4:1 6.3 6.72 69.37
P. sergenti 24:1 0.2 0.18 12.61
P. papatasi 3:0 0.2 x 10-3 0.02 0.9
S. minuta 1.4:1 93.5 99.3 92.8